Lately I’ve been having a problem with my two dogs and their quest to ruin my furniture. From chewy treat stains to digging my sofa in attempt to reach far ends of the world, my dogs are absolutely determined to annihilate my possessions. (This is probably my fault because I allow them to get on my sofa and bed because I just can’t say no to their sweet little faces!) Read more
Hmm… how to describe this year’s color trends?
I think the best way to provide an idea of some 2014 décor color trends is by looking at the peacock feather. Bold and bright, the peacock feather features an array of jewel tones including turquoise, aquamarine and deep sapphire blue, as well as peridot and dramatic emerald green. Just as the peahen is enchanted by the peacock’s feathers, these hues are also mesmerizing to the human eye. While other intense colors are also trending this year, these particular blue and green tones are bold without being overzealous – that is, unless you want them to be! Read more
One of my favorite movies, You’ve Got Mail, says it best, “Don’t you just love New York in the fall? It makes me want to buy school supplies.” True there is something about the Big Apple that just sends me swimming with ideas of scarves and mittens, hot cocoa, and a book by the fire in a cozy little brownstone. Read more
Having family and friends over for the holidays can be a gratifying experience. Guests are appreciative of the time you’ve taken to prepare dinner and the trouble you’ve gone through to immaculately clean your home. When entertaining your company, the interior of your home becomes a cheerful and harmonious environment. However, the outside of your home should exude the same feeling. By adding a few accessories to your outdoor seating area, you can create a warm, welcoming ambiance. Read more